Taiwan's ICT Brands Will Present Innovation at the IFA 2016 (September 2nd, 2:00 pm, IFA Exhibition Center)
During IFA 2016, the Taiwan Excellence Pavilion, organized by the Bureau of Foreign Trade of Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) and implemented by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), will display selected products at Booth 202, IFA Hall 25. All products on display are winners of the Taiwan Excellence Award. Products deemed exceptional in the areas of R&D, design, quality and marketing, exclusively receive the prestigious Taiwan Excellence Award.
The brands that will be featured in this year’s show all encapsulate Taiwan’s competitive edge in ICT. The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), a nonprofit research organization, will showcase a foldable on-cell touch AMOLED display. Delta Electronics will be represented by their brands Innergie and Vivitek, which will introduce a portable LED smart projector with an Android operating system as well as a laptop adapter with exchangeable plugs. Edimax will present its new EdiLife App, a simple, free security app that allows users to access consumer electronics at their homes on the go. Additionally, the Taiwanese company will show three novel cameras and its Nano Smart Plug, a power consumption meter. Everest, a forward-looking textile company specializing in research and development of next generation fibers, will display the Ever Photo-Heart Rate Smart Textile at the press conference. This novel textile combines the special features of wearables with textiles, and that of optics and electronics.
Information about the participating companies:
Founded in 1973, the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) is Taiwan’s largest national research institution. Next to research, its main task is the promotion of Taiwan’s technological and industrial advancement Over the years, ITRI has nurtured more than 240 companies, including well-known global semiconductor leaders such as TSMC and UMC. Moving forward, the institute will continue serving as a pioneer for industries by strengthening its capabilities of multidisciplinary innovation and cooperation with international partners all over the world. For more Information: www.itri.org.tw/eng/
Innergie, a brand of Delta, is a leading provider of consumer power products and power solutions. Launched in 2008, Innergie builds on the innovation of Delta Group, a world leader in power management with over 40 years of advanced technical experience. As an energysaving solutions provider, Delta’s businesses encompass power electronics, energy management, and smart green life. With expertise in compact power technology, Innergie designs and produces solutions fort he home, the workplace, and a mobile lifestyle. Vivitek, a brand of Delta Electronics, is a leading manufacturer of visual display and presentation products. The company's extensive line-up of award-winning digital projection devices incorporates the latest innovations and technologies. The extensive line-up consists of projectors for home cinema, education, large venue and meeting room projectors. Vivitek was the first to launch a full high-definition LED home cinema projector and was among the first to offer the tiny but powerful HD LED Qumi projectors to the mass market consumer. For more Information: www.myinnergie.com/uk,www.vivitek.eu/
Since 1986, Edimax Technology is dedicated to the design, development, manufacture and marketing of various networking solutions and has since grown into one of the leading manufacturers of advanced network communication produce in Asia. With ISO 9000/14000 certification and recognized by Interbrand as one of the top 35 global Taiwanese brands, the company consistently delivers advanced networking solutions and services based on its core values of Quality, Service, Innovation and Integrity. For more Information: www.edimax.com
Founded in 1988, Everest Textile is an R&D oriented textile manufacturer that specializes in yarn spinning, twisting, weaving, dyeing, finishing, printing, coating, laminating and special finishing of textiles. Everest develops and supplies high value-added and innovative products to global leading brands in sports, outdoor and casual materials. Furthermore, the products are used in industrial materials. For more Information: www.everest.com.tw/
Information about Taiwan Excellence / Bureau of Foreign Trade, MOEA and TAITRA:
Taiwan Excellence Award was established in 1992 by BOFT and TAITRA to encourage Taiwan industries to upgrade and incorporate innovalue into their products. The Award of Taiwan Excellence today is the highest accolade awarded to Taiwan products that encapsulate innovalue. The symbol of Taiwan Excellence heralds Taiwan’s ascent to worldclass quality in product innovation, design and manufacturing, representing the highest standards which Taiwan products must meet to maintain its competitive edge in the global markets.
The Bureau of Foreign Trade (BOFT), under The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) of Taiwan, is responsible for implementing policies and regulations governing foreign trade, economic cooperation, and foreign investments. Established in January 1969, the BOFT's role and position have undergone continual adjustments to meet the needs of the shifting international economic and trade environment. The BOFT has been guiding and working with the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) in numerous trade promotion projects and activities both internationally and domestically. Having worked closely with TAITRA for many decades, the BOFT continues to entrust TAITRA with various critical government projects relating to business trade and/or investments, promoting Taiwan on every international aspect.
Taiwan External Trade Development Council
Founded in 1970 to help promote foreign trade, the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) is the foremost non-profit, semi-governmental trade promotion organization in Taiwan. Jointly sponsored by the government, industry associations, and several commercial organizations, TAITRA assists Taiwanese businesses with reinforcing their international competitiveness and in coping with the challenges they face in foreign markets. TAITRA boasts a well-coordinated trade promotion and information network consisting of over 800 international marketing specialists stationed throughout its Taipei headquarters and their 60 branches worldwide. Together with its sister organizations, the Taiwan Trade Center (TTC) and Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC), TAITRA has created a wealth of trade opportunities through effective promotion strategies.